Los Angeles

Lindsay Grace

  • Associate Professor and Director of American University's Game Lab and Studio
  • American University

Lindsay is an associate professor at American University and founding director of the American University Game Lab and Studio. His game designs have received awards from leading organizations around the world. He has given talks at the Game Developer's Conference (GDC), SXSW, the Games for Change Festival/Tribeca Film Festival, Society for News Design and many others. He has published more than 40 papers, articles and book chapters on games since 2009. His creative work has been selected for showcase in more than eight countries and 12 states, including New York, Paris, Rio De Janeiro, Singapore, Istanbul, Sao Paulo, Chicago and Vancouver. He is currently the Vice President of the Global Game Jam™ and serves on the board of directors for the Digital Games Research Association (DiGRA). He is a key leadership partner in the university’s Knight Foundation funded Jolt initiative to reimagine media leadership through game design and systems thinking.